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  Our mission is to deliver excellent service to our clients.

The Nurses Registry firmly believes that you know what is best for you and your loved ones.  We understand that your goal is to make sure you receive the best care available.

We also respect your right to make decisions and direct the care needed.

Our Registered Nurses will work with you to identify your specific needs and what schedule works best for you.

The Greenwich Nursing and Health Care Registry, Inc. was founded in1930 by the Alumnae Association of Greenwich Hospital School of Nursing. The nurses’ mission was to provide quality private duty nursing care to patients in the hospital, at home and to offer work opportunities for caregivers.

For more than 80 years the Registry has continued to grow and service Greenwich and the surrounding communities with quality health care services. The Registry is owned and operated by experienced Registered Nurses. All of our nurses are residents of Lower Fairfield County and are familiar with the needs of the community and other resources available for our patients.

Members of:
  • The Connecticut Association of Home Care Registries
  • State Registered #HCA0000213
  • Private Care Association, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Referral Service?

A service registered by the State of Connecticut that refers
Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Nursing Aides to provide care to clients in their private homes, hospitals, rehab facilities, nursing homes, assisted living or where ever services are needed.

What are the advantages of using a Referral Service?
  • Clients and family can choose their caregivers.
  • Flexibility with scheduling and level of care.
  • No contractual obligation; cancellation at anytime without penalty.
  • Decision about your health care are directed by you, your physician, family member or health care proxy.
  • On-call Registered Nurse available 24 hours a day.
Do you accept insurance?

Many long-term care insurance companies will reimburse the client for our services. We can assist you through the process. Medicare does not usually reimburse for private duty services.

How far in advance do I need to call you?

We’ve been very successful at fulfilling caregivers request with
little notice. We will make every effort not to disappoint our

Why should I choose Greenwich Nursing and Health Care Registry?

Since 1930, the Registry has worked hard to maintain our excellent reputation in our community as a quality nursing referral service. We are known for reliability, experienced staff and competitive rates. We are responsive to client phone calls 24 hours a day.

National Resources

National Society on Aging

Center for Medicare Advocacy

National Academy of Elder law Attorneys

National Cancer Institute

National Institute of Mental Health

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

State Resources

CT Commission on Aging

CT Department of Veteran's Affairs

Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders

Connecticut Statewide Respite Care Program

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